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Taking folic acid during pregnancy

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Dr. Ramadevi Wani MD

is it still ok if i continue to take this folic acid capsule even if im 21weeks pregnant already? ... View answer

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Dr.  Deepti Verma MD

im 21weeks pregnant, i want to ask if until when do i have to take folic acid vitamins ... View answer

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Dr. Manisha Jain MD

My wife is positive in her pregnancy test today. Doctor asked to take HCG injection and asked to consume folic acid tablets, duphaston 10 tablets and gestofit sr 300 tablet. Please advice... View answer

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Dr. Richa MD

doctor prescribed only foliact tablets to me (L-methylfolate calcium)tablets.is it same as folic acid? is it fine? also please advise it is essential to take vitamin tablets during... View answer

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Dr. Richa MD

folic acid 5 mg daily one. Is the folic acid dose is ok or not.pl find the previous XXXXXXX ...: It is contraindicated during pregnancy. Detailed Answer: Hi, Thanks for writing to... View answer

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Dr.  Priyanka MD

i had taken fertile tablets as suggested by doctor even they did scan also and suggest me for second scan may i know if i eat folic acid tablets is there any problem in my pregnency or not and plz ... View answer

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Dr. Zia Ul Haq MD

Hi..I am currently 11 weeks pregnant and have been taking 400mcg of folic acid in the form ... a vegetarian. Please advise on if I need to take additional folic acid. Thanks! ... View answer

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Dr.   Jacqueline Brown MD

yesterday, doctor was asking me , am i taking folic acid or not? as it was not known to me that i am pregnant, so i didnt take any folic acid supplements, doctor prescribed me 5mg... View answer

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Dr. Smarika Dubey MD

I am 10 weeks pregnant n takin folic acid once in a day so is it k or i shud consume 2 tablets ... taking thyroxine to avoid ny issues of thyroid later on ... View answer

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Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

Folitect as Folic Acid, now, i bought some before and i already take all. now, i can not find this brand in some drug store near our house. can i change the brand of the folic acid i... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

It will not help to conceive. But it will help in the neural development of baby if mother start to take it 2-3 months before pregnancy

Dr. Rovena Murati MD

Hello! No,folic acid doesn't have any kind of effect in an urinary tract infection. You should drink plenty of water and take a course of antibiotic if needed. Take care.